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With Brits living longer and the rules of retirement constantly changing, you could be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed. Look here for all of the news and insight you need to plan your future, whether you’re retiring now or looking forward to freedom. If you're on the cusp of retirement check out our 'Retiring Now' section. Our 'Retirement Planning' section is a useful tool in the run-up to retirement.

Retirement planning

Why you may want to rethink pension pot consolidation

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Overhaul of pension tax relief proposed

The Royal Society of Arts is proposing reforms to the current system of pensions...

People live longer than they expect, spelling trouble for later life finances

Savers significantly underestimate their life expectancy with implications for t...

Can I opt out of the auto-enrolment contribution rate rise?

Effective from April’s pay packets, eligible employees under the auto-enrolmen...

BLOG: The one hand giveth…

...and the other hand taketh away."’ Those employees concurrently contributin...

Under 45s worry they’ll never be able to retire

Around 15% of consumers under the age of 45 are concerned they won’t be able t...

Retiring now

Retirees anything but reckless with pension pots

Fears pensioners would go on spending sprees following the introduction of pensi...

Ten million Brits to ‘work until they drop’

More than three million people expect to work until they die, with another 10 mi...

Top tips for retirement planning – 5 things you should do now  

Preparing to retire is an essential life step that we all must take at some poin...

FCA highlights risks of pension drawdown

A new report from the FCA finds retirees taking advantage of pension freedoms by...

One in eight have made no provision for retirement

Nearly one in eight people retiring this year (12%) have made no provision for t...

The ‘quiet pensions revolution’ of auto-enrolment

Engaging with staff on workplace pensions is 'fundamental' to successful retirem...

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The UK rate of inflation came in at 2.5% for March, which means finally, a number of longer-term fixed rate sa...

Why you may want to rethink pension pot consolidation

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The Treasury has confirmed further details of the new Lifetime ISA set to launch next year, including a change...

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